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Why Diets May Not Work

Most people attempt weight-loss with an “eat less, move more” attitude focusing just on lifestyle changes. However, the weight tends to come back. Why?

Canada’s best-known voice in obesity science and medicine, Arya Sharma, MD, PhD, FRCPC, explains many different factors that drive weight gain – like our body’s biological “set point.” With this information, he challenges us to think about the urgent need for better obesity treatments.

Presented at YWM2014

Considering a robotic surgery procedure? In this Health Talk, you’ll hear from bariatric surgeon Walter Medlin, MD,…

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With the holidays behind us and 2022 now here, many of us are ready to tackle our…

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The holidays can be a time of joy as you gather around family and friends, but it…

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People living with obesity deserve to have their stories told, and OAC fights to ensure those stories are told with dignity and respect. Learn about OAC’s work with the film “The Whale” and how we hope our participation influences the representation of obesity in future films.

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